Software Testing Digest: New Tools for Software Testing - January 2024 Edition

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Software Testing Digest January Edition

Hello Subscriber,

Welcome to the January End,2024 edition of Software Testing Digest!

This issue is our 13th🎖️edition which showcases the latest in software testing, including industry trends, tools, techniques, and expert insights to keep you ahead in the game. Let's dive right in!


Highlights if you are in a hurry 🏃 

No more driver management in Selenium WebDriver

"No More Driver Management in Selenium WebDriver" explores a simplified approach to Selenium WebDriver without the need for manual driver management.

Unlocking New Possibilities with Maestro: Beyond Automated Testing

"Unlocking New Possibilities with Maestro: Beyond Automated Testing" delves into the expanded capabilities of Maestro, extending beyond automated testing in software development.

The Top Accessibility Errors Found in 2023

"The Top Accessibility Errors Found in 2023" highlights key accessibility errors discovered in 2023, shedding light on the importance of inclusive design.

Telnet Basics for SMTP Testing: A Step-by-Step Guide

"Telnet Basics for SMTP Testing: A Step-by-Step Guide" offers a comprehensive guide to using Telnet for SMTP testing, providing a step-by-step approach.

Is Testing Too Difficult? Automate Your Integration Tests via Automated Data Flows

"Is Testing Too Difficult? Automate Your Integration Tests via Automated Data Flows" suggests automating integration tests through automated data flows to address the challenges of testing in software development.


Revolutionize your Selenium WebDriver experience by eliminating driver management hassles, offering a smooth testing process. Dive into the details of this game-changing approach that promises simplicity and efficiency. Discover the future of WebDriver.……..

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Uncover the untapped potential of Maestro, extending beyond the realm of automated testing. Explore the myriad possibilities that Maestro introduces, promising a paradigm shift in your software development journey..……..

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Explore the most common accessibility errors of 2023, emphasizing the importance of inclusive design. Gain insights into creating digital experiences that prioritize accessibility for all users. Elevate your understanding.……….

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Navigate the world of SMTP testing with ease using this step-by-step Telnet guide. Master the basics and enhance your email testing proficiency for more reliable applications. Elevate your testing skills.……..

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Conquer the challenges of integration testing by automating tests through data flows. Streamline your approach and ensure the robustness of your software applications with automated integration testing..……..

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Tweeting the Latest in Test - Our Newsletter Roundup of Top Tech Tweet 😀 

Here is a interesting thread for you trending on twitter for #testing on Top Automation Testing Tools a SDET needs to know

Testing Takes LinkedIn by Storm: The Latest Posts and Insights from Top Testing Professionals 🤪 

Here is a link to interesting LinkedIn Post on Roadmap for automation framework creation post #testing #sdet #testautomation #automation #career…

GitHub Gems: Curated Collection of Cool Repos for Testers and Tech Enthusiasts 📚️ 

Here is a curated list of GitHub repos which you might be interested to have a look on :

  1. Marionette: -Marionette is a test automation framework based on image and text recognition. It includes a C# source generator that allows you to quickly interact with C# properties generated from images in your project or elsewhere. The framework is built on top of OpenCV and Tesseract OCR and only supports Windows for now.- Link

  2. Software testing resource pack: - The “Software testing resource pack” repository contains various files useful for manual testing and test automation to check REST API or webpage behaviour with various file extensions, sizes, resolution, names etc. - Link



  • UFT Developer (Lean FT) : UFT Developer, formally named (Lean Functional Testing (Lean FT), essentially combines the best of the commercial vendor-based and open-source worlds by morphing Selenium with some essential functionality currently found in UFT. - Link

  • Automation Anywhere : Automation Anywhere has a marketing twist when describing it as a commercial automated test tool solution. They explain that their automation uses “software robots” to automate scriptless end-to-end tests. - Link

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  • In the ever-evolving world of technology and innovation, the landscape of employment can be unpredictable. Join us in this video as we delve into the concerning topic of tech layoffs in the year 2024.- Link

  • Don't miss this opportunity to take your Selenium skills to the next level. Watch this video and start working on these 5 important projects to become a proficient Selenium tester. - Link

That's it for this week's edition of software weekly digest. We hope you found these articles and insights helpful in your software testing journey.

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Happy testing, and see you next week!

Best regards,

Yashwanth Baratam 🙋‍♂️ 

Author - Content team

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